John WELLS (1907-2000)
Oil on canvas board
Signed, inscribed and dated 1974 to verso
Exhibition and auction labels to verso
50 x 40cm
Provenance - Montpelier Sandelson, London 1997
Parkin Gallery, London
Wills Lane Gallery, St Ives
Exhibited - London, Montpelier Sandelson, 'John Wells: 90th Birthday Exhibition, 1997'
Purchased - Sotheby's, March 2005
Sold for £16,000
This powerful work appears to be in excellent condition but it has not been examined out of its glazed frame. One can see faint spots similar to those referred to as foxing. At the center, there is a spot which may be discolored glue
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